4 June 2010
Last chance! We’re running out of Superwomen seats.
We’ve had phenomenal support for our Superwomen in Concert! We’re almost sold out. There are a few seats left so if you have not yet got a ticket, please go get one now. Read more. Or buy your tickets here.
|Calling all members! |
We invite all AWARE members to join us later this month for an evening with a dual purpose – to announce some important news about AWARE and to launch Etiquette, a multi-disciplinary art exhibition. Details here.
Kids or Condo?
If you had to choose, what would it be? More children or a better standard of living? Is the pursuit of a higher standard of living an act of self indulgence or essential to the competitive spirit that makes Singapore thrive? Take our Lifestyle Choices poll.
The F Word
Yes, the F word. Feminism, that is. Join us as we explore what feminism is all about in our series of Gender Matters workshops. Sign up here.
|Finding the person within|
The incidence of eating disorders in Singapore is rising. To help prevent it from becoming more widespread, some trainee teachers have launched a campaign to promote awareness and understanding of the problem. Read more.
|An easy way to donate online|
A new website has made it a lot easier for you to support your favourite causes, such as AWARE, by making online donations. Details here.
|Women World Wide|
Women are still few and far between on corporate boards, a new global survey has found. Read the New York Times report on the recent 20th Global Summit of Women held in Beijing. We bring you this and other links to the latest news and views about women and women’s issues around the world. Take a look.
Part Time Book Keeper
Are you a book keeper with at least five years of experience with a keen eye for detail and good planning, organizing and prioritising skills? We need you at AWARE. More details here.
A Home for this Adorable Pup
She’s very much an AWARE type of gal. High spirited and individualistic female who knows what she wants. Take a look.
Movie Night: Girl, Interrupted
19 June 2010 (Saturday)
Join us for the second meeting of the AWARE Film Club and the screening of Girl, Interrupted, the 1999 movie that won Angelina Jolie an Oscar. Read more.
What's On Elsewhere
Talk on “Buddhism and Gender” by Venerable Karma Lekshe Tsomo
6 June 2010, Poh Ming Tse Temple
Gender is a central component of human identity and affects the lives of human beings in important ways. In this talk, Venerable Karma Lekshe Tsomo will speak about gender attitudes in Buddhist societies and how they affect people’s lives, with special attention to the lives of women. More.
2nd Gawad Kalinga (GK) Global Summit
25 – 27 June 2010, Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Come for the 2nd Gawad Kalinga (GK) Global Summit. Dedicated to the eradication of poverty in Asia, this event is co-hosted by the School of Humanities, Ngee Ann Polytechnic and the Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy, National University of Singapore. More.
The Full Monty
18 June – 4 July 2010, Drama Centre Theatre
PANGDEMONiUM!'s inaugural production is a hilarious and heartwarming musical comedy adapted from the Oscar winning movie of the same name. More.